Today’s top gainers include the company Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) which is in the industry Regional Airlines, gaining 4.68% today. In the last week its performance is 4.03%, and -10.84% for the past quarter. Currently, Southwest Airlines Co., LUV has a target price of 48.73, so today’s gain of 4.68% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 1.00%.
Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), has a market cap of 23795.55, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 79.20%.
At the current price of 38.68, it has a dividend yield of 1.03%, and its target price is 48.73. This is with a profit margin of 12.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.45. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has a P/E of 10.24, as well as a forward P/E of 9.92.
With a current EPS of 3.78, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 2.34%,Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 39.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 13.94%.
Performance for the year is 2.35%. Since its IPO date on 1/2/1980, the total performance to date is -9.55%.
Volume today for Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), is 11626100, while its average volume is 7587.53. Whilst the total gain today was 4.68%, it did have a day high of -13.81%.
Volatility for this week has been at 2.52%, and 1.75% for the month. The 52-week low for Southwest Airlines Co., LUV has been 14.69%, while the 52-week-high has reached -24.02%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 26.30%, and its return on assets is 11.30%. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has an operating margin of 21.80%. With a sales growth of 5.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Southwest Airlines Co., LUV is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 0.32, and has a current ratio of 0.6 and 0.5 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Southwest Airlines Co.? Well its PEG is 0.73, and the P/S is 1.16, along with a P/B of 3.12. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 6.97.